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Sr. Specialist, Aquaculture APAC Job

Date: Feb 10, 2016
Location: Singapore, SG

Sr. Specialist, Aquaculture APAC-SCI004321


Aquaculture continues to be the World’s fastest growing animal food producing sector with Asia accounting for 89% of global production volume and 77% of global value.
MAH Global Marketing is seeking a Senior Specialist (APAC) to support the execution of our strategic goals in this exciting and rapidly developing market.
The function of the Senior Specialist Aquaculture is the key Global Marketing technical support position for APAC, reporting to the Head of Global Aquaculture in the Food Production Animal Unit of Global Marketing. This unit sets the strategic direction for our Aquaculture Business Worldwide and ensures alignment of all functions within the organization.
This position, Senior Specialist Aquaculture APAC, will be based in Singapore.

The position will be primarily responsible for:

  • Providing key technical support for MSD Aquaculture customers in the APAC region
  • Acting as an expert for the local market commercial operations
  • Training of local market (train the trainer) in their area of expertise
  • Life Cycle Management of existing products
  • Key Opinion Leader management
  • Supporting the regions with presentations at congress or as experts to Key Accounts
  • Technical input to the Global Warm water and Marine Species Marketing Team
  • Supporting the Global Aquaculture Business with their knowledge of fish health in warm-water and marine fish species



  • Postgraduate, Masters or higher degree in biological sciences or other related area.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Minimum of five years related experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (especially English)
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Good leadership skills.

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Working in this area of expertise
  • Network within the expert community of KAs and KOLs

Job: Scientific Marketing Affairs Job Title:Sr. Spclst, Scientific Marketing Affairs

Primary Location: APAC-SG-Singapore-Singapore

Employee Status: Regular

Number of Openings: 1

Company Trade Name:MSD

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